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system. this is going to be very warm. but a coating to an inch around the city. the farther negotiate you go, 1 to maybe upwards of 2 or 3 inches. out in the mountains, that's where they're going to get solid snow to this. but could make for messy evening commute tomorrow. we'll have your forecast. >>> wjz is always on. for weather watches and warnings and your updated first warning weather forecast, log onto cbsbaltimore.com. >>> chilling new details in a murder-suicide, involving three university of maryland college park students. wjz is live in college park. investigator mike hellgren has more on the shooter and the weapons police found. >> reporter: neighbors describe this as a nightmare scenario. the shooter has strong ties to baltimore. he was well-armed and it appears his victims had little warning. >> reporter: police say 23-year- old devon maurice, an accomplice, was suffering mental illness when he shot two of his roommates, killing one of them, before shooting and killing himself with a 9- millimeter handgun purchased in baltimor
against islamic extremists. in mexico city rescue workers kept up their search for survivors of an explosion at the offices of mexico's state-run oil company. the blast happened late yesterday, killing at least 33 people and wounding 121 others. rescue workers dug through the rubble of the basement and first three floors of the building where about 250 people worked. the cause of the blast is still unknown and authorities are investigating. the retired cardinal of los angeles, roger mahony, was relieved of all his public duties today by his successor. it came as the diocese released thousands of previously secret documents showing he shielded priests who sexually abused children decades ago. the public censure was unparalleled in the american catholic church. mahony will still be able to celebrate mass and can vote for pope until he turns 80, two years from now. u.s. secretary of energy stephen chu announced today he's stepping down. during his tenure, he came under fire for the handling of a solar energy loan to solyndra. it later went bankrupt and laid off all its workers.
. >> reporter: he'll report back to his backyard the former convent inside vatican city. the pope ordered renovations last summer, another sign that his decision to step down was made months ago. his successor will have to re-energize the church according to monsignor anthony sigerato of. >> the main thing is to attract people to the faith. that's why the church is in business. >> reporter: benedict will celebrate his last mass on ash wednesday. it will be held in st. peter's square in anticipation of crowds slowing up to say good-bye to the pope who decided it was time to go. allen pizzey, cbs news, vatican city. >>> well the mother of a little boy held hostage for nearly a week in an underground bunker in alabama is speaking out. ethan's mom spoke with dr. phil. ethan's captor was killed in the rage to rescue the 6-year-old. kirkland said her son told her the army came in and shot a very bad man. >> he has said a few things now. i know that he is having a very hard time sleeping soundly. he flings his arms and tosses and turns, and he's cried out a few times. >> auth
are on the way from the city to assist if san bernardino needs them. >> pelley: john, thank you very much. we will continue watching as this story unfolds and break in with any developments. in another major story tonight we are hearing from the white house that the president will announce a plan to withdraw half of the american troops fighting in afghanistan. shortly, president obama will leave the white house and head here to the capitol, where he will make the afghan announcement as part of the state of the union address. a new cbs news poll out tonight finds the president's job approval rating at 52%, but he gets poor grades on his handling of the economy. while 45% approve of the job he's doing, 49% disapprove which is why the economy, with unemployment at 7.9%, will get a lot of attention tonight. major garrett is at the white house for us tonight. major? >> reporter: scott, democrats briefed by the white house tell us there will be specific new ideas from president obama, some he's never proposed before, to increase wages and boost federal investment in manufacturing research. there wi
with city police at the closed rosewood center. his instructor accidentally shot him in the forhead. the chief surgeon stabilized him but offered no predictions concerning his neurological future. no know ones why live ammo was being used. all training is on hold pending the investigation. it's common for smaller departments to train at the academy. >>> a murder suicide near college park continues to shock that community. yesterday morning 23-year-old devon green a college park grad student shot and killed his house mate, 22-year-old steven grain and injured another person. deck traffic information any time log -- detectives say green was offering from a mental illness >>> a school system employee is accused of having sex with a student. 35 year old amanda miller is charged with abusing a 15-year-old. they they had sex in his driveway. a number of nude pictures were passed between the two as well. >>> good news for bwi. another record setting year is in the books. more than 22 million people passed through the parpt. -- through the airport. >>> stay with wjz 13, maryland's news stat
the trainee's family to arrive here at the hospital. >> reporter: baltimore city mayor stephanie rawlings-blake arrived at shock trauma a short time ago. wjz has learned a baltimore city police trainee was shot during a training exercise at the former rosewood hospital in owings mills. the trainee was medivacced here to shock trauma, around 3:00 this afternoon. his condition is still unknown. police sent this e-mail to officers a short time ago. saying, quote, our thoughts and prayers are with the family of a police trainee injured during a training accident. please keep him in your prayers. >> reporter: now, again, we have to wait until the family arrives before the trainee's identity can be repleased. still unclear where he was shot and where exactly his family is coming from from. we're live in shock trauma. >> wjz will bring you more information on the officer's condition. >>> shock@university of maryland college park, as a student kills two of his roommates, then turns the gun on himself. wjz has been on this story since it brok
rounds hit the army's central command building. damascus the capital was the last city to mostly hold the vicious war at bay. the rebellion began nearly two years ago, a popular uprising against the 42-year dictatorship of the assad family. neighborhoods have turned to rubble. 70,000 people are dead and refugees are pouring over the borders. some of the leaders of the opposition groups fighting in syria are not in syria tonight. they're in cairo for talks, and that's where we find our correspondent clarissa ward tonight. clarissa, what are they saying about the bombing and what is the point of the talks there? >> reporter: well scott, unsurprisingly the opposition has released a statement condemning today's bombing and saying that the assad regime was to blame for this attack. of course, the assad government saying it was, in fact extremist elements within the opposition who were responsible. but the meetings that are going on here in cairo among the syrian opposition are essentially to determine the conditions for possible talks between the syrian opposition and the assad regime. tho
the entire city of quincy massachusetts -- population 92,000 -- was left in the dark. nancy reed is president of national grid massachusetts. when is the power coming back? >> well, this will be a multi-day event. it could be monday or tuesday. people need to brace themselves. they need to find shelter if they're cold. >> reporter: the storm hid hamden connecticut the hardest with 40 inches of snow. portland maine, 31.9 inches breaking a record set in 1979. and suburbs of boston and new york recorded around two feet. on long island the quickly accumulating snow trapped drivers in their cars overnight. and some parts of the long island expressway are still closed. but new york city mayor michael bloomberg says his city was spared. >> we've gotten through this. it looks like we've dodged a bullet. >> reporter: relief may be temporary. forecasters say another storm is headed this way later this week. today some planes will start taking off and landing at boston's logan airport. and amtrak will resume limited service in parts of the northeast. for sunday morning, i'm terrell brown in boston. >> o
. as far as temperatures go. still very mild. 39. 45 in ocean city. 38 in hagerstown. still 37 in oakland and cumberland. so anything falling now is simply going to melt, until temperatures get way back down into the low 30s. now, as far as amounts are concerned, bernadette woods in the outback with that. >> that's right. as bob was saying, it's been warmed it. we got to the rain. as we head to the evening hours, and the sun sets and this sleet transformation changes over to snow in cases, we could see a small accumulation during those overnight hours. and generally, a coating to an inch. this is not a huge storm for us. across northern tier areas, maybe upwards of 2 inches. in the mountains, could see 4, 5, or 6 inches of snow. that's what we're expecting in the overnight hours. but by tomorrow, sunshine comes out and we're back into the 40s. back inside. >>> police in southern california say the manhunt for an ex-policeman who went on a week-long killing spree is finally over. over. the body of krist fer dorn -- christopher dorner is be
weeks, and 100 air traffic towers would close at small-city airports. the reductions could mean longer lines, fewer flights, and fewer customers. for joe mellace, who owns a deli across from caldwell airport in essex county, new jersey. >> i do get a lot of business here, and taking this thing away, i just feel like this land would just be wasted. >> reporter: furloughs are also coming for 800,000 civilian employees of the defense department. across the country towns with military bases are bracing for the loss of thousands of jobs and the tens of millions of dollars those jobs bring to the local economy. >> i've also been very clear that there's an alternative. >> reporter: the president is using the potential loss of jobs to push congressional republicans into a deal, a deal that would lower the deficit by closing tax loopholes on higher income americans. >> are they seriously prepared to inflict more pain on the middle class because they refuse to ask anything more of those at the very top? >> reporter: but republicans say no deal on the sequester until the president proposes more s
-974-6006 tty/v. most reliable internet: verizon fios. >>> this is wjz tv, baltimore. from the city to the counties to your neighborhood, now it's complete coverage, it's wjz, maryland's news station. >>> it is 4:29, 47 degrees mostly sunny in central maryland. thanks for staying with eyewitness news. i'm denise koch. >> i'm vic carter. >>> here's what people are talking about. >> the pistorius family will be spending a lot of time in court. now the blade runner's brother is charged with a homicide. >> when oscar pistorius stood before the judge accused of murder his older brother carl, was there offering support. last thursday carl pistorius made a brief appearance in another courtroom facing his own homicide charge. in a statement sunday family attorney kenny oldwidge said it stemmed from a 2008 accident. the charges were dropped then later reinstated but they did not explain why. blood tests proved he had not been under the influence of alcohol. carl pistorius is due back in court at the end of march. his brother, oscar goes before a judge 2 months later in june for murdering gir
and was a victim of random violence in that city. the first lady inviting her to be here tonight to hear the president's remarks on gun safety and gun violence. >> schieffer: there's lindsey graham, scott, one of the president's toughest critics of late over the benghazi incident. but senator graham managed to get up there and shake hands with the president as he comes down the aisle. >> pelley: and there's the president with the chief justice of the united states john roberts jr. john roberts jr. who cast the vote that saved the president's signature achievement of his first term the health care legislation. president greeting sonia sotomayor, one of the newest members of the supreme court. and elena kagan, the newest member. general martin dempsey, chairman of the joint chiefs of staff. making his way to the podium now. and here's the president of the united states for his fifth state of the union address. (cheers and applause) thank you! (cheers and applause) thank you. (applause) thank you. thank you. >> members of congress, i have the high privilege and distinct honor of presenting
. the syrian city of homs has seen some of the worst fighting of this civil war. as many as 20,000 people have died in the streets, but people do still live there, trying to create whatever normality they can. we have gone to see what they live is like for them. >> a fight to win the game. in this part ok homs, children get a chance to forget the war. everyone is trying to make the best of breaks between the fighting. i grant is part of a newly built market set up -- this playground is part of a newly built market set up by the local area. dozens of shops were hastily put up. she'd tell me there is an urgent need. >> displaced people could not get to their places of work. they started selling goods on the pavement, so a neighbor suggested setting up shops on a neighboring piece of land. glaxo much of the city has been destroyed. people here are eager to tell their stories, but some do not want to appear on camera fearing arrest by security forces if they speak their mind. this man tells me he used to have a well paying job, but now he is selling through to try and make a living. he says he was
in abbottabad about five years. it's a well-to-do city of one million people. the compound was about a mile from the pakistani military academy. in terms of the inside of the house, how much did you know? >> owen: zero. zero. >> pelley: so once you went through the door, you didn't know what you were going to be facing? >> owen: right. but, again, it goes back to that years of experience. i mean, we've done this a million times. >> pelley: raids like this were common many nights in afghanistan and iraq. and looking at the model, the seals didn't think of this as particularly challenging. the tricky part was getting there. the u.s. wasn't telling pakistan, so the helicopters could be shot down by pakistan's modern air defenses. the pilots were from the army's 160th special operations aviation regiment. two modified blackhawks-- call signs "chalk one" and "chalk two"-- would drop 24 seals and a belgian malinois combat dog named cairo. >> owen: chalk one, which is the one i was on, was going to hover over the compound here. we would drop the two fast ropes, slide down the ropes into the courtyard h
've appeared regularly in europe and asia. we caught up with them at boston's symphony hall, part of the city's celebrity series, at the beginning of just their second-ever visit to the u.s. backstage, musicians aged 15 to 36 warmed up and chatted in a variety of languages. >> no, no, no! >> brown: at rehearsal, barenboim was a tough taskmaster... >> you see how much more space you have for a crescendo? please don't play mechanically. >> brown: ...cajoling his young musicians. >> you're just playing comfortably without any idea of thought. ya-ba-ba-ba. what is that? >> brown: i watched the rehearsal, and you were pretty tough on them at various points. you kept saying, "you're playing too comfortably." what does that mean? >> it means that to make music, to express music, you cannot adopt the line of least resistance. you have to adopt the line of most resistance. music is not politically correct. music demands total concentration and the perfect, perfect matrimony between thought, feeling, and gut. >> brown: so how? >> and people who think it's easy should choose another profession. >> brown
is building one of the biggest natural gas projects in the world. enough power for a city the size of singapore for 50 years. what's it going to do to the planet? natural gas is the cleanest conventional fuel there is. we've got to be smart about this. it's a smart way to go. ♪ ♪ [ kitt ] you know what's impressive? a talking car. but i'll tell you what impresses me. a talking train. this ge locomotive can tell you exactly where it is, what it's carrying, while using less fuel. delivering whatever the world needs, when it needs it. ♪ ♪ after all, what's the point of talking if you don't have something important to say? ♪ ♪ >> schieffer: ronald reagan used to say for all our differences, if we were attacked by aliens from outer space earth's people would come together and defend that planet. all that space junk crashing into siberia made me wonder, though was he right? probably. but after watching washington's blundering effort to deal with the so-called sequester i wouldn't bet the ranch on it. mind you these automatic cuts in spending that go into effect march 1 are wa
projects in the world. enough power for a city the size of singapore for 50 years. what's it going to do to the planet? natural gas is the cleanest conventional fuel there is. we've got to be smart about this. it's a smart way to go. ♪ ♪ when i say xerox, i know what you're thinking... transit fares! as in the 37 billion transit fares we help collect each year. no? oh, right. you're thinking of the 1.6 million daily customer care interactions xerox handles. or the 900 million health insurance claims we process. so, it's no surprise to you that companies depend on today's xerox for services that simplify how work gets done. which is...pretty much what we've always stood for. with xerox you're ready for real business. >> garrett: some of our stations are has gone us now but for most of you we'll be back with a lot more of "face the nation." don't go away. >> garrett: welcome back to "face the nation." i'm major garrett filling in for sheaf. governor brewer i promised you an immigration question. do you support marco rubio's efforts to draft and put before the senate a comprehensive imi
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